Outdoor festival provides options

Adventure Addiction Festival will bring area residents and visitors an outdoor weekend of activities Sept. 21 to 23.

Adventure Addiction Festival will bring area residents and visitors an outdoor weekend of activities Sept. 21 to 23.

The weekend features the Test of Humanity bike race in Summerland on Sunday and the Sun’n SUP Paddle Regatta in Naramata. There will be trail and road rides, kids bike events and climbing clinics, demos, competitions, films, draw prizes and entertainment. On Friday evening, there will be a free Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival at Skaha Lake Park.

“We are encouraging people to bring down their lawn chair, a blanket and some popcorn to enjoy some free world class films,” said Lyndie Hill of Hoodoo Adventures.

Saturday has trail rides, bike stunts, an expo, climbing clinics, competitions and demos at the Skaha Bluffs. In the evening, there will be live music from Ari Neufeld, great specials and door prizes at the Barley Mill Pub patio. For more information check www.theadventureaddiction.ca.